Topic: Civil War

Oregon State’s Gill Coliseum: History and nostalgia enhance basketball experience

By on Friday, Jan. 9 at 9:55 pm.

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Before the opening tip of the women’s basketball Civil War showdown between Oregon and Oregon State Friday night, the court announcer used the phrase “legendary Gill Coliseum” — an apt description for a special place. Gill is an old building, not antiquated but rather something that has endured the pressure to change. […]

Kim: Oregon hitting its stride as they head into Pac-12 title game

By on Sunday, Nov. 30 at 3:32 pm.

CORVALLIS – For the seventh consecutive season, Oregon maintained its bragging rights against in-state rival Oregon State, winning the 118th Civil War with ease. Last season, the historic rivalry game – dating back to 1894 – came down to a memorable late game connection between Marcus Mariota and Josh Huff, but tonight, that wasn’t necessary. Instead, the […]

Despite Mariota’s huge night,Ducks prove to be far more than a one-man show

By on Saturday, Nov. 29 at 10:41 pm.

On a night when Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota may have secured himself in Oregon history by staking his claim on the Heisman trophy, the Ducks’ 47-19 Civil War victory over rival Oregon State served as a display of far more than just one player. Although he was the top performer Saturday night, Mariota quickly deflected any questions […]

GameDay links: News and analysis leading up to Oregon-Oregon State

By on Saturday, Nov. 29 at 2:59 pm.

Oregon knows who its facing next Friday in the Pac-12 Championship game now. Yet, the road to the inaugural College Football Playoff could take quite the turn with a slip-up at Reser Stadium in Corvallis, Ore. Saturday. A win for Oregon State would make the Beavers bowl eligible, not to mention snap a winless streak […]

GameDay: Matchups and players to watch in the 118th Civil War

By on Tuesday, Nov. 25 at 10:18 pm.

Rivalry week is upon us. On Friday, the Ducks will head to Corvallis, Oregon for the 118th matchup between Oregon and Oregon State. The Beavers, with senior quarterback Sean Mannion, haven’t necessarily lived up to expectations this year. However, with an overall record of 5-6, Oregon State can become bowl-eligible with an upset victory over College […]

GameDay: Watching the Iron, Egg bowls in downtown Eugene is your best bet

By on Tuesday, Nov. 25 at 10:20 pm.

It’s rivalry week. Aside from the traditional turkey, ham and mashed potatoes you can expect to eat on Thanksgiving, there will be plenty of college football to help you stay on the couch from Thursday through Saturday. Five games featuring ranked teams will highlight the weekend: the Big-10 East and West, Pac-12 South and SEC East […]

GameDay: The Civil War is more than a game to Oregonians

By on Wednesday, Nov. 26 at 1:30 am.

Oregon is just one game away from playing for the Pac-12 Championship. With a 10-1 record (7-1 Pac-12) the Ducks are on the verge of returning to the conference championship game for the first time since 2011 and remain in the running for one of four College Football Playoff spots. Oregon State is one game away from seeing its […]

GameDay: Here’s how Oregon and Oregon State stack up

By on Tuesday, Nov. 25 at 10:21 pm.

The season finale will mark the 118th Civil War between Oregon and Oregon State at Reser Stadium in Corvallis. In recent years, the game’s importance has been overshadowed by Oregon’s national spotlight. But it’s never an easy win for either side, so here’s how the 118th Civil War stacks up: Offense: Following Oregon’s 44-10 win over Colorado in […]

Emerald Quick Hits: Controversial former Oregon tight end Colt Lyerla signs with Green Bay Packers

By on Wednesday, May. 21 at 1:45 pm.

- After going undrafted in the 2014 NFL Draft, the former Oregon tight end Colt Lyerla signed with the Green Bay Packers Monday. Lyerla was arrested for cocaine possession on Oct. 6, 2013, just weeks after withdrawing from Oregon. Lyerla, though, had a successful combine, especially in the 40-yard dash, where he recorded a time of […]

Shaun Chase flexes his muscles in Oregon baseball’s 6-2 win over No. 1 Oregon State

By on Tuesday, May. 20 at 11:54 pm.

In the final Civil War game of the regular season, the Oregon baseball team finally got a win after losing the first four to its in-state rivals. Shaun Chase — for the second straight Tuesday – hit two home runs en route to a 6-2 victory over No. 1-ranked Oregon State. Jack Karraker was given the midweek start […]

Oregon men’s club lacrosse loses to in-state rival Oregon State 12-9

By on Monday, Apr. 28 at 1:46 pm.

As the PNCLL championship was still fresh in its mind, Oregon men’s club lacrosse (6-2, 7-6) lost 12-9 at the hands of Oregon State (7-1, 1-4) yesterday afternoon in Lake Oswego, Oregon. The contest was the first time the teams played since the Beavers denied the Ducks of their fourth-straight league title in a 10-9 […]

Photos: Oregon Baseball — Oregon State Beavers devastate Ducks 3-1

By on Saturday, Apr. 26 at 1:32 am.

The Oregon Ducks baseball team (31-11, 10-6 Pac-12) plays the Oregon State Beavers (29-8, 11-4 Pac-12) at Goss Stadium in Corvallis, Ore., on Friday, April 25. During the Ducks last home three-game series, Oregon swept Washington State and Oregon second baseman Aaron Payne broke the all-time stealing record and stole his 41st base. Now on […]

Oregon State’s stars shine in 3-1 win over Oregon baseball

By on Saturday, Apr. 26 at 1:40 am.

Oregon State starting pitcher Ben Wetzler and left fielder Michael Conforto extended their terrific seasons Friday night against the Oregon baseball team. The Ducks (31-11, 10-6 Pac-12) fell to the Beavers (29-8, 12-4) 3-1 in the first of the three-game Civil War series at Goss Stadium. “We were kind of lucky to be in the […]

Despite a championship loss, the season is still a success for Oregon club rugby

By on Thursday, Apr. 24 at 4:33 am.

79-0 — that was the final score of Oregon club rugby’s matchup against Central Washington in the Northwest Collegiate Rugby Conference. The Ducks were overmatched by a bigger, more physical No. 8 ranked Central Washington team . “It’s rough and it’s not something we can avoid,” rugby player Travis Cutler said. “We can’t just look […]